The Los Angeles Chargers defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers 33-30 in Sunday Night Football at Heinz Field. The Steelers jumped out to a 23-7 lead by halftime, only to allow the Chargers to outscore them 26-7 in the second half. It is the first time in Steelers history that they have lost at home after having a 16-point lead
Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger threw for 281 yards and two scores. He threw one interception. Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers threw 299 yards and two scores. He did not have a turnover.
Wide receiver Antonio Brown made 10 catches for 154 yards and a touchdown. He went over the 1,000 yard mark for the sixth consecutive season. He now has seven 1,000 yard seasons passing Hines Ward.
Running back James Conner left the game with a leg injury. He had carried the ball 15 times for 60 yards and two scores. It was one of many injuries to Steelers players last night.
The Steelers fell to 7-4-1 overall. They visit Oakland Sunday at 4:25pm.
The Steelers are now a half-game in front of Baltimore. The Ravens beat Atlanta 26-16. Baltimore will visit Kansas City next week.
The Chiefs defeated Oakland 40-33 Sunday to improve their record to 10-2. They remain one game in front of the Chargers. The Raiders fell to 2-10.
–New England defeated Minnesota 24-10.
–Miami defeated Buffalo 21-17.
–Houston beat Cleveland 29-13.
–Tampa Bay-24 Carolina-17.
–Los Angeles Rams-30 Detroit-16.
–New York Giants-30 Chicago-27 in overtime.
–Tennessee-26 New York Jets-22.
–Seattle-43 San Francisco-16.
–Arizona defeated Green Bay 20-17. The Packers fired head coach Mike McCarthy after the game.
Tonight in Monday Night Football: The Philadelphia Eagles host the Washington Redskins.
The Kansas City Chiefs released running back Kareem Hunt after a video was released Friday showing him assaulting a woman. The incident happened back in February. Hunt admitted he lied to the Chiefs about the incident.